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Bendigo Spirit through to another WNBL grand final

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Adam Bourke Bendigo Spirit is one win away from a second-straight WNBL championship.

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Bendigo Spirit attempts back-to-back WNBL titles

Kelsey Griffin of Bendigo Spirit.

Roy Ward Amid the celebrations during Bendigo Spirit's first WNBL title last year, coach Bernie Harrower didn't just tempt fate, he stared it in the eye.

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Grand final win again for Bendigo Spirit

Bendigo's Kristi Harrower

Roy Ward Bendigo has produced a blistering start and an equally sizzling finish to secure back-to-back WNBL titles with a 94-83 grand final win over Townsville.

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Bendigo Spirit locks in home grand final with win over Dandenong

Kelsey Griffin.

Roy Ward Bendigo Spirit has locked in a home grand final while Dandenong Rangers have it all before them to earn a rematch after the WNBL major semi-final on Sunday.

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Bendigo Spirit fights back for thrilling win

Elyse Penaluna.

Roy Ward Bendigo Spirit will head into the WNBL Christmas break as a clear title favourite.

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Bendigo Spirit holds off Melbourne Boomers in WNBL

Boomer Tess Madgen  (centre) competes with Gabrielle Richards and Kristi Harrower.

Roy Ward Spirit centre Gabrielle Richards proved to be the difference in the match.

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Canberra Capitals fall late against Bendigo Spirit in WNBL

Sport.  WNBL Canberra Capitals Vs Bendigo Spirit at AIS Arena.  Capitals player Nicole Hunt and Bendigo player Kelly Wilson.   3 January 2014. Canberra Times photograph by Jeffrey Chan.

Jon Tuxworth Not even a three-point masterclass from Nicole Hunt could help Canberra upset Bendigo in the WNBL.

Bendigo Spirit eye WNBL finals berth

By Adrian Warren First season franchise Bendigo Spirit faces a "make or break" three weeks after ramping up their finals prospects following the resumption WNBL.

Boomers set to face WNBL big guns Lauren Jackson and Liz Cambage

Stars: Lauren Jackson and Liz Cambage.

Roy Ward WNBL opening round to pit two biggest recruits against Melbourne Boomers.

Liz Cambage, WNBL

Basketballer Liz Cambage signs with Dandenong Rangers

Liz Cambage is set to rejoin the WNBL.

Roy Ward Olympian and WNBA star Liz Cambage will return home to Melbourne for the summer.

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Liz Cambage returns home and is ready to dominate WNBL season

Liz Cambage will come home to play for  Dandenong in the WNBL.

Roy Ward Australian Opals star Liz Cambage has signed with Dandenong Rangers for the WNBL season.

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Four Canberra Capitals to be named in extended world championships squad

Capitals player Carley Mijovic has been named in the extended Opals squad for the world championships, along with Lauren Jackson, Abby Bishop and Nat Hurst.

David Polkinghorne Extremely mobile, great ball-handling skills and athletic - they're the tools Opals coach Brendan Joyce believes could help Canberra Capitals forward Carley Mijovic make the final squad for the world...

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Melbourne Boomers take heart from narrow finals loss to Townsville Fire

It's mine: Townsville's Suzy Batkovic was a tower of strength.

Roy Ward The Melbourne Boomers' WNBL finals run ended at the first hurdle on Saturday.

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Dandenong Rangers poised to sign Liz Cambage

Liz Cambage is set to rejoin the WNBL.

Roy Ward Dandenong Rangers are set to sign Australian star Liz Cambage for the next WNBL season.

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WNBL: Townsville Fire too hot for Dandenong Rangers

Alex Wilson of the Fire drives to the basket.

Roy Ward Dandenong Rangers fell at the penultimate hurdle for the second straight season in the WNBL preliminary final on Sunday.

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Rebecca Allen re-signs with Melbourne Boomers

Roy Ward Rebecca Allen has some of the quickest reflexes in the WNBL and it turns out her decision making is just as fast.

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Bendigo coach claims WNBL underdog tag

Bendigo Spirit.

Bendigo coach Bernie Harrower cheekily insists his runaway WNBL minor premiers are the underdog for Sunday's grand final against Townsville and claims he has some new tricks to throw at the Fire.

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Melbourne Tigers back in NBL finals

Another good show: Chris Goulding.

Roy Ward Tigers lock in third position on the NBL ladder with a 73-66 win over Cairns Taipans.

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Home win might be the end for basketballer Kristi Harrower

Bedigo Spirit captain Kristi Harrower

Roy Ward Sunday's WNBL grand final may be Kristi Harrower's fairytale retirement if the Spirit win.

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WNBL: Abby Bishop on the double for Canberra Capitals

Sport: Canberra Capitals  V Logan Thunder. Capitals player Abby Bishop. 20th of December 2013. Canberra Times Photograph by Katherine Griffiths

Alex Nicholson Canberra Capitals star Abby Bishop produced back-to-back double-doubles to claim the WNBL player of the week award for Round 13.